DIGESTIVE SYSTEM DISEASES
This program includes chronic gastritis, peptic
ulcer, chronic colitis.
* Chronic gastritis, symptoms are upper abdominal full, uncomfortable,
dull pain. diarrhea or constipation, etc. The morbidity of chronic gastritis
are growing up along with the age. The case is a chronic process. There are
three kinds of chronic gastritis in clinic. They are shallow gastritis, atrophic
gastritis and pachynsis.
* Peptic ulcer, includes gastric and duodenal ulcer. They are a chronic
process and break out periodically. Upper abdominal pain is experienced regularly.
Gastric ulcer pain locates in the left side below the xyphoid. The pain appears
one half to 2 hours after a meal. The pain is relieved when the stomach is
empty. The duodenal ulcer pain located on the right side below the xyphoid.
The pain appears in 3 to 4 hours after a meal and is relieved when the stomach
is full. Other symptoms include poor appetite, belching, sour regurgitation
(or heartburn), nausea, vomiting.
* Chronic colitis is chronic inflammation. Symptoms are abdominal ache,
diarrhea or constipation. Also skinny, poor appetite, fatigue, etc.
These three diseases are easily diagnosed by X-Ray and fibroscope in Western
hospital. Chinese medical treatment is a particular therapy to the digestive
system diseases. Chinese medicine considers these diseases a result of irregular
internal organs and Chi-blood. Chinese medicine can regulate the chi-blood
and internal organs disorder.
CHINESE MEDICAL TREATMENT: a course of
treatment is one month.
ACUPUNCTURE: twice a week
CHINESE HERBS: 5 times a week.
A course of treatment lasts one month. 2 courses
of treatment may be required depending on the severity of the disease. Because
these diseases are chronic in nature, even after recovery, they may need a
couple of treatments a month. It is helpful to keep regular meals and do some